01-09-2014

FESTIVALS: Nine Films Compete at Cinematik

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Free Range by Veiko Õunpuu Free Range by Veiko Õunpuu

BRATISLAVA: Veiko Õunpuu’s Free Range is among the nine films competing in the Meeting Point Europe section of the 9th edition of Cinematik IFF taking place 10-14 September 2014.

Special sections this year include a selection of recent HBO productions; a profile of Czech documentary filmmaker Helena Třeštíková with a master class and screenings of two of her recent films; and premieres of new films by Miro Remo and Jaro Vojtek.

Cinematik iss also the Slovak partner of Eye on Film, the international platform of film distribution companies and festivals launched by WIDE Management, and will screen a selection of five films.

The Meeting Point Europe competition films follow:

  • Borgman (dir. Alex van Warmerdam)
  • Calvary (dir. John Michael McDonagh)
  • The Dark Valley/ Das finstere Tal (dir. Andreas Prochaska)
  • Free Range (dir. Veiko Õunpuu) producer Homeless Bob Productions with funding from the Estonian Film Institute and the Estonian Cultural Endowment.
  • The Great Beauty/ La grande bellezza (dir. Paolo Sorrentino)
  • Of Horses and Men/ Hross í oss (dir. Benedikt Erlingsson)
  • The Strange Colour of Your Body Tears / L’étrange couleur des larmes de ton corps (dir. Hélène Cattet, Bruno Forzani)
  • Stranger by the Lake / L’inconnu du lac (dir. Alain Guiraudie)
  • Tom at the Farm/ Tom à la ferme (dir. Xavier Dolan)